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Kandiyohi County Board to meet Tuesday

WILLMAR — The Kandiyohi County Board meets in regular session at 10 a.m. Tuesday in Willmar.

Items on the agenda include water planning task force recommendations and a discussion of broadband service needs in the county.

County Administrator Larry Kleindl will discuss the joint powers agreement for the transit systems in Kandiyohi and Renville counties to merge by Jan. 1.

The city of Willmar and Kandiyohi County have a joint powers agreement to operate the independent Kandiyohi Area Transit system currently, and Renville County operates the Heartland Express. A new joint powers agreement will be put in place for the merged transit system.

Also Tuesday, Environmental Services director Jeff Bredberg will speak to the board about payment on the landfill liner construction project.

The board meets as the human services committee at 9 a.m. prior to the regular board meeting.

The board meets on the second floor of the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services Building, 2200 23rd St. N.E. in Willmar.